Northfield is near a diverse collection of Chicago’s attractions. Among the places not to miss are the fabulous Wagner Farm and the incredible Mitchell Museum of the American Indian. And don’t miss the Baha'i House of Worship and the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center.
Spend some time in the center of Chicago. Take the chance to visit Willis Tower and McCormick Place. Millennium Park and Hancock Tower are two more attractions in the city centre worth seeing if you're keen to see what makes this city tick.
Northfield offers some interesting cultural attractions nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Browse the interactive and traditional museums and collections in the Kohl Children's Museum in Glenview. For a great night out, spend an evening at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie, one of the area’s premier live concert venues. The area is a treasure trove for art lovers. Make sure you see the Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art in Evanston.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Keen gardeners enjoy destinations such as the Chicago Botanic Garden, Ravinia Park in Highland Park and Gallery Park in Glenview. There is a relaxed atmosphere here as well as well-tended gardens.
Chicago has a number of unique attractions including the Kent Fuller Air Station Prairie in Glenview. Those with a passion for history will enjoy checking out the Grosse Point Lighthouse in Evanston.
Work on your backswing at the Glen Club in Glenview, the Willowhill Golf Course in Northbrook and the Glenview Park District Golf Club.
Spend an afternoon with fellow sports fans at Ryan Field, Evanston, cheering on the much-loved Northwestern Wildcats football. Make sure to wear purple and white, the colors of the Northwestern Wildcats football.
At the end of a busy day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Northfield, get a good nights sleep at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago - North Shore Conference Center, Skokie, the Best Western University Plaza, Evanston, and the Hilton Orrington / Evanston.